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By JOANNE L. PAPAIANNI Asbury Park City Manager Michael Capabianco said an analysis by Community Solar Initiative may help save residents of Boston Way Village money on their electric bills. The state program is designed to help low income housing  residents, who cannot acquire solar on their own, reap the benefits of solar energy. The […]

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Off-Site Parking Will Be Provided for July 6 Parade

By DON STINE Off-site parking will be provided for Ocean Grove’s upcoming July 6 parade celebrating the historic districts 150th anniversary – but not for the night-time fireworks Township Business Administrator Vito Gadaleta said this week that extra parking will be provided at the township’s Early Childhood Center and Midtown Community Elementary School, which are […]

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2 Newcomers Win in Ocean Election

By DON STINE A political newcomer in Ocean Township was the top vote-getter in Tuesday’s nonpartisan election for five seats on the Township Council. Margie Donlon, a physician, was the top vote-getter with 2,678 votes, or 13.76 of ballots cast.  She ran on the “Advocates for Ocean” team that also included Mayor Christopher Siciliano and […]

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Ocean Councilman Seeks Investigation

An Ocean Township councilman is asking the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office to launch an investigation into allegations of property tax fraud in the township. Earlier this week, Ocean Township Councilman Robert Acerra sent a letter to Monmouth County Prosecutor Chris Gramiccioni requesting an investigation into possible criminal activity allegedly perpetrated by a member of the […]

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Cadet Program Helps Attract New Firefighters

By PETE WALTON Neptune City fire cadets Ryan C. Maher and Joseph R. “Joey” Adams were presented this week with the annual Terry Morcom Memorial Cadet Grant. The two young men are the latest recipients of the grant, which was established in memory of former Neptune City fire chief Terrance W. Morcom, who died of […]

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New Stores Planned at Seaview Square Center

By DON STINE The Marshalls and HomeGoods stores located near the Asbury Park traffic circle on Route 66 in Neptune will be moving across the highway to the Seaview Square shopping center in Ocean Township. Construction of a large, 50,000-square-foot building, which will house the two stores, is expected to begin in June and open […]

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